No. 10 in the nation for campus ethic diversity. U.S. News & World Report, Campus Ethnic Diversity, September 2018
No. 8 in the nation for social mobility. U.S. News & World Report, Social Mobility, September 2019
#1 Public university in the country for an “unusually strong commitment to undergraduate teaching”, U.S. News & World Report September 2019
#1 Military Friendly school in the nation for the 2019-20 year, Military Friendly Schools January 2019
#1 Degrees Awarded to African Americans
Georgia State awards more degrees to African American students than any other non-profit college or university in the country.
(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education 2018)
#1 For Minorities in Georgia
Georgia State awards more bachelor’s degrees to Latinos, Asian Americans, African Americans, Pell students and first-generations students than any other university in Georgia.
(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education 2017)
#2 Most Innovative College or University in the Nation
(U.S. News & World Report, September 2019)
Did you know? Georgia State University has a $2.5 billion annual economic impact on the city of Atlanta.
(University System of Georgia 2018)
The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute partners with startups, franchises and corporations to fuel their talent pipelines.
In and outside the classroom, students gain hands-on experience developing business models, conducting customer discovery, prototyping products, pitching business ideas, evaluating resources and financing, and gaining an understanding of the legal and technological aspects of business.
With an entrepreneurial mindset, our students and alumni can serve your organization through their ability to recognize potentially profitable opportunities, generate creative solutions to important problems, assess and minimize risk, gather critical resources and present solutions to interested stakeholders.